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4/20 Boston Common, hundreds light up

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Boston Police and Park Rangers were present for part of 4/20 afternoon on the hill.

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But they wisely decided by the magic time of 4:20 to let the crowd enjoy their high holiday.

No citations were issued, no arrests were made. Nobody was searched and asked not to photograph the Police or Park Rangers.

A couple of hundred people lit up cannabis at 4:20pm.

WBUR-Boston and the Boston Phoenix were two of the largest local media in attendance covering the "spontaneous" gathering.

Video recorded by Mike Cann, Boston Common, 4/20/2011

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